Updated: Road re-opened after four vehicle collision on Torridge Bridge

Three cars and a van were involved in a collision this afternoon and emergency services are on scene.

THE Torridge Bridge has been re-opened following a four vehicle collision this afternoon (Fri).

The collision occurred around 1.55pm and the road was closed in both directions.

At 3.05pm the Bideford-bound carriageway was reopened and the road is now completely clear.

Police confirmed there were several people reported to be injured but details of the injuries are not yet known.


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The incident involved a white Ford transit van, a white Hyundai 110, a green Peugeot Partner and a silver Hyundai Getz.

Traffic is reported to be heavy in the area and motorists are advised to seek an alternative route.

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